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Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 4 July 2015

I had some difficulty to locate the entrance of the hotel. I had a room with a side of the Ferrywheel next to the harbour. Very friendly hotel staff. They provided good tips on restaurants they had tried out. It is on a busy street, right opposite morning 'fish market', but very convenience. Walking distance to old town and other...

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Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

a decent hotel with good size room, ac, modern furniture and good breakfast. only disadvantage: no parking. but: the location at the harbour is absolutely fantastic! overall, not the most romantic place, but the best deal for a business trip!

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Reviewed 29 June 2015

Well-located hotel just by the vieux port, bus for the hill up to Norte dame just outside as is a metro stop which is 2 short stops from Gare St Charles. Marseilles has a bit of a reputation but it's just either unfounded or we were very lucky. In reality it's probably like any other city of size: no need...

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Cary, North Carolina
Reviewed 22 June 2015

We stayed at this hotel for two nights. Generally the hotel itself was good: clean rooms, nice view of the harbor. The issue however was the street noise that made it a bit difficult to have a good night's sleep. Between the shouting, motorcycles and sirens, the noises were a bit loud, even at the fourth floor. So if you're...

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Grangemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 June 2015

Location is excellent for the tourist part of Marseille. Plenty of restaurants within a few minutes walk and also just a few minutes from both Metro and Bus Stops. The hotel is spotlessly clean, rooms are a very good size, and most rooms probably have a harbour view. The staff are very helpful and all we spoke to had excellent...

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Sudbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 June 2015

Travelled on recently introduced Eurostar service to Marseille for 3 night stay before moving on to Avignon for 2 more nights. Hotel was in perfect location - Room 501 had a balcony with views of both the port and La Bonne Mere - close to lots of attractions and eateries.

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San Jose, California
Reviewed 1 June 2015

Take a superior room with a balcony and view of the port. The rooms and furnishings are clean and recently renovated. The hotel is centrally located and has nearby discounted parking. The public transportation is so good that you do not need a car to get around. The breakfast is also very good. A great value for money.

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George B, Directeur at Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are pleased that your stay have given you good memories. Hope to see you at the Hotel Escale Oceania. Best regards

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 27 May 2015

My partner and I decided to visit Marseille before venturing off to Paris and we chose this hotel for four nights. It wasn't perfect, but it was pretty good! The front desk staff were friendly and helped us with any questions we had about the area. There is someone at the desk 24/7. They even booked a tour to Provence...

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George B, Directeur at Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor and recommendations. It is a pleasure to read that you enjoyed your stay at the hotel Escale Oceania despite some worries. Marseille. We hope to see you soon in this beautiful sunny city that is Marseille. cordially

London,UK
Reviewed 26 May 2015

We really enjoyed our stay here. The location is superb and easy access from Marseille St Charles stn. Walk 15 mins or two stops on the Metro. Metro stn infron of Hotel. Staff all friendly. Room cleaned daily and very professionally by a lovely lady. Didn't have breakfast so can't speak for that. Overall really good atmosphere and very good...

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George B, Directeur at Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor and your recommendations. It is a pleasure to read that you enjoyed your stay at the hotel Escale Oceania Marseille. We hope to see you again soon in this beautiful sunny city that is Marseille. Best regards

Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 May 2015

Very good and central location of hotel with underground and bus stops just outside. Staff very welcoming and helpful. Rooms clean, airy, light. Bathroom and toilet are separated.... Only.....no wash basin in toilet.....also very narrow. Would go again

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George B, Directeur at Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port, responded to this review

Dear Luise, Hope to see you at the Hotel Escale Oceania. Best We are pleased that your stay have given you good memories. Best regards

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Escale Oceania has air-conditioned rooms and is 3 minutes from St Charles train station by Metro. It is just 50 metres from Vieux Port Metro and offers free Wi-Fi access.Each of the Marseille Vieux Port’s guest rooms has soundproofing, a flat-screen TV with cable and satellite channels, a private bathroom with an Italian shower. Some have a balcony with views of the harbour.Breakfast is available and either served in the modern dining room or in the guests’ rooms. Escale Oceania is situated a short walk from a number of restaurants and bars.Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port is situated within walking distance of Marseille’s main historic attractions, including the Fort Saint-Jean and the Opera. ... more   less 

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Address: 5 la Canebiere, 13001 Marseille, France
Region: France > Provence > Bouches-du-Rhone > Marseille
Price Range: €82 - €134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port 3*
Number of rooms: 45
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Escale Oceania Vieux Port Marseille
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#3 Family Hotel in Marseille
#6 Romantic Hotel in Marseille
#7 Business Hotel in Marseille
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“Sixth floor rooms have windows opening skyward. The other floors have windows with street views.”
 of 5 bubbles PH15, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in room 512 which has a balcony view to the old port (Vieux Port) and the Christmas market. Nice quiet room. ”
 of 5 bubbles nicolelI826DE, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We booked a "superior" room, and were happy with it.”
 of 5 bubbles captdoc41, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“superior rooms have a safe and a view if that's important to you”
 of 5 bubbles StChris, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Our fifth floor room was in the rear of the hotel with no street noise”
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